• THE HEART OF THE DANDENONGS

    Rooms from $200 / night

  • HOME OF THE EMERALD STAR BUSH

    Rooms from $200 / night

  • RUSTIC BUSH SECLUSION

    Rooms from $200 / night

WELCOME TO EMERALD STAR COTTAGES

Come Stay with Us Featuring 5 unique contemporary lodgings, each cottage is available individually, combined or as an entire venue for large group bookings. Our cottages successfully blend a modern industrial and earthy atmosphere whilst maintaining respect to the heritage of thehand-built mud brick and bluestone homes. Providing rustic bush seclusion, Emerald Star Cottages are centrally located to all local amenities and attractions including the world famous Puffing Billy. With some of Victoria’s most popular wineries and restaurants nearby, Emerald is a popular destination for both local and international travellers.

OUR COTTAGES

Choose from self-contained or hotel style accommodations suitable for couples, families and large groups

Myrtle Loft

Sleeps 2-6, Fully self-contained

From $350/night

Birchtree Bower

Sleeps 4, Fully self-contained

From $280/night

Little Acorn

Sleeps 2, Hotel style room

From $200/night

Little Cherry

Sleeps 2, Hotel style room

From $200/night

Blackwood Rise

Sleeps 2-5, Fully self-contained

From $280/night

Adjoining Cottages & Whole Venue

Sleeps up to 18 guests when combined, Fully self-contained

Enquire direct for pricing/night

THINGS TO DO

Emerald is home to an abundance of year round activities including the famous Puffing Billy Railway. Enjoy the stunning Emerald Park Lake or take a stroll throughout the many local markets on offer.

DINING OUT

Local cafe, bars and restaurants are the hidden gems of the hills. With many featuring local produce, you are never far from discovering your next favourite coffee shop or bakery.

LOCAL EVENTS

An international favourite, the Tesselaar Tulip Festival is one of the many local events held throughout the year. Other attractions include the Secret Gardens of the Dandenong Ranges and the Great Train Race.

ABOUT US

We are a local family who love living in the hills and enjoy sharing the beauty of Emerald. When an opportunity arose to turn a run down business into something modern and unique, we created Emerald Star Cottages.

The Dandenong Ranges

Less than an hour from Melbourne, the Dandenong Ranges is a whole life experience away, offering breathtaking scenery, romantic hideaways and indulgent adventures. The Dandenong Ranges is a haven of hidden delights with scenic winding roads to quaint hilltop villages. There is an abundance of artist studios, craft stores and renowned gardens to explore as well as walking and cycling trails through mountain ash forests and clean, refreshing air.

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Our Shop

You will find our lovely Reception/Shop located in the first barn as you drive into the property. The reception is not manned at all times, but we endeavour to be onsite between 10am-3pm every day and as required at other times of the day/night. Our Reception/Shop will showcase some unique items for you to purchase as gifts or as a memento of your stay in the lovely Dandenong Ranges.

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